By Trisha Harinath

Idyllically situated in a well-established Modderfontein estate, this inspiring home embraces its natural surrounds. The architectural style stands out with its clean-cut lines that have resulted in big, airy open-plan spaces. It is further enhanced by the inclusion of natural materials like cladding, stone paving and wooden beams which emit a warm ambience throughout the exterior spaces.

The owner loves all things Balinese. Subtle Balinese touches add to the aesthetics of the home. Dark furniture complemented by rich and opulent soft furnishing adds a timeless appeal and enhances the natural look that the owners required.

One of the most striking features of this home is the open-air atrium that is located in the middle and connects the kitchen to the lounge. The atrium as well as the immaculate landscaping were done by Geckolicati Lawns and Landscaping. With emphasis placed on igniting all of one’s senses, the landscape and atrium allow these residents the opportunity to live in harmony with nature.

The residents of this abode love entertaining so in order to accommodate this, they furnished their home with pieces that look fashionable but above all else are extremely comfortable. The lounge and dining room flow onto the patio creating one massive integrated space.

The home is divided into two levels. The upper level is home to the main en suite bedroom and a huge nursery for the couple’s child. Situated on the lower level are the living areas including two en suite bedrooms and a self-contained cottage. Throughout the entire home the level of comfort has been maintained, making this home a haven for rest and relaxation.

It is without a doubt the perfect place for a young family, one in which they can enjoy a stylish, safe and above all convenient and comfortable lifestyle.

Nulu Windows and DoorsThe doors and windows found right through this magnificent home were manufactured by Nulu Windows and Doors. Using kiln dried guaranteed meranti timber, the company has ensured the longevity and durability of these products. Not only do the doors and windows enhance the authenticity of this home, but they complement the style impeccably as well.Thornhill ConstructionThornhill Construction was responsible for the project management and construction of this impressive home. The company is celebrated for its meticulous workmanship and guarantees to deliver an end result that will impress not only home owners but guests alike for years to come. Using only top quality materials, Thornhill Construction has ensured that this home will stand the test of time and survive the sometimes harsh local climate conditions. Complementing its surrounds, this magnificent home has a timeless appeal with its clean-cut lines and natural aesthetics.Thornhill ConstructionThis architectural masterpiece was built by Thornhill Construction. The construction company worked closely with the architect and home owners to produce a home that is a true testament to high quality construction and building. Using an abundance of natural materials including cladding, Thornhill Construction ensured that this home blends in with its surrounds and at the same time stands out significantly. Eye catching in every sense, this remarkable home offers its residents everything that they need in order to enjoy an opulent lifestyle.The impressive paint applications throughout the home were provided by Jack’s Paint Meadowdale/Edenvale which is situated next to the Meadowdale Hyperama. The company assisted these clients with the primer application advice as well as colour selection advice. The products used on this home come from the company’s exclusive Panache Professional range – the paint colours were selected from the Panache Colour Studio and the interior and exterior walls were coated with the Superior Panache Vinyl Silk range. With the expert and professional advice from Jack’s Paint consultants, this impressive home has a natural and authentic ambience that is completely elegant and timeless in its appeal.Gecko Lawns and Landscaping was responsible for this home’s landscaping. The company ensures that every garden it creates is made to evoke various senses including smell and sound. Gecko Lawns offers services that include a large range of landscape designs, lawns, waterfeature installation, cobblestone work, flagstone paving, irrigation and spring maintenance. The company is known for its impeccable attention to detail and works according to specific client requirements.Mordt Engineering installed all the specialised designer stainless steel balustrades throughout the home. The foyer entrance area in particular has a stunning appeal due to the composition of stainless steel, glass and a mahogany timber top rail. The design of this complements both modern and traditional homes.This contemporary home was designed by C Space Architects. The entire abode is made using an abundance of natural materials with a theme of dark wood and natural stone dominating the spaces. The light and airy home is perfect for this young family and ideally doubles up as an entertainer’s paradise.1610 Projects supplied and installed the Nouwens carpets in this bedroom. Carpets from Nouwens’ Elements range were used and the choice of colour featured here is “fire”.These carpets are perfect for heavy domestic use making them ideal for bedrooms and other high-traffic areas. They are also easy to maintain and clean, ensuring that these clients get the best value for their money. 1610 Projects is a registered dealer for all carpet manufactures and not only offers superior quality products but expert advice as well.